Police Release Name Of Person Who Prompted Feature Story On JPD

JAMESTOWN – Police have named the suspect in a case that prompted WNYNewsNow to publish a story on the quick-thinking of JPD’s 2nd Platoon Monday. 
Bobby Mount, 35, was taken into custody after he reportedly led officers on a foot chase, according to a media release.
Police said they were on patrol in the area of Forest Ave. shortly before 6:00 pm when they observed Mount operating a vehicle that was traveling northbound.

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Authorities claim they knew Mount was driving without a valid license.
Shortly after police attempted to stop the vehicle, Mount bolted from the car and headed into a wooded area off of Prather Ave, according to police.
Mount was charged with second-degree obstructing governmental administration, third degree aggravated unlicensed operation, reckless driving, and several traffic tickets.
He was arraigned in Jamestown City Court and remanded to Chautauqua County Jail with bail.

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  1. The charges were as you stated not additional charges. You make it sound as if he was running from a murder charge. You really should report things right.

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